nigeria news 060418

  1. Kayode Falayi

    Metro Suspected pipeline vandals nabbed in Lagos - PM News

    The Lagos State Police Command says it has arrested six men in connection with pipeline vandalism at Fagbile Estate, Isheri-Ijegun, a Lagos suburb. According to the command’s spokesman, SP Chike Oti, the men were arrested by “undercover operatives” attached to Area `M’ Divisional Headquarters...
  2. Kayode Falayi

    Politics Nigerian govt launches Economic Diplomacy Initiative, explains objectives - Daily Post News

    The Federal Government on Friday launched the Nigerian Economic Diplomacy Initiative, NEDI, to among other aims, bridge the gap between local talents and Nigerians in Diaspora, as well as help achieve the objectives of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan. Click here to read more
  3. Kayode Falayi

    Politics Ekiti 2018: APC to commence sale of nomination forms Monday - PM News

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) said it would commence sale of Expression of Interest and Nomination forms to aspirants for the July 14 Ekiti State governorship election on Monday. Click here to read more
  4. Kayode Falayi

    Entertainment Magic Fingers! Don Jazzy Co-produces Ne-Yo’s New Single “Push Back” - The News

    Veteran Nigerian music producer and label executive Don Jazzy has revealed that American rapper Ne-Yo’s latest single; Push Back featuring singers Bebe Rexha and Stefflon Don enjoyed a bit of his magic voice and production fingers. Click here to read more
  5. Kayode Falayi

    Politics Alleged Looters List: Secondus Sues Lai Mohammed, Demands N1.5bn Damages - Channels Television

    The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Uche Secondus, has dragged the Minister of Information and Culture, Mr Lai Mohammed, to court for defamation of character. A media aide to the PDP National Chairman, Ike Abonyi, revealed this in a statement on Friday. Click...
  6. Kayode Falayi

    Politics Buhari jets out of Abuja - Daily Post News

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday jetted out of the nation’s capital, Abuja. He traveled to his hometown, Daura, Katsina state, to condole with the people on the passing of Senator Mustapha Bukar. Click here to read more
  7. Kayode Falayi

    Metro Nigerian Army grants special promotion to 3,729 soldiers fighting Boko Haram - Premium Times News

    The Chief of Army Staff Tukur Buratai, has approved the release of special promotion for 3,729 troops of Operation Lafiya Dole who participated in Operation DEEP PUNCH II in Sambisa Forest. Click here to read more
  8. Kayode Falayi

    Politics Bayelsa House of Assembly passes 2018 Appropriation Bill - The Sun Newspaper

    The Bayelsa State House of Assembly has passed the 2018 appropriation Bill put at N318 billion with an increment of N21.78bn from the N295 billion presented by the State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson on the 22nd December, 2017. Speaker of the Bayelsa Assembly, Hon. Kombowei Benson, while...
  9. Kayode Falayi

    Metro 132,000 PVC remains unclaimed in Niger - The Nation News

    The Niger state Resident Electoral Commission (REC), Professor Sam Egwu has disclosed that 132, 000 Permanent Voters’ Cards (PVC) are yet to be collected by prospective voters who have completed registration in Niger state. He said that Commission had earlier embarked on massive sensitisation...
  10. Kayode Falayi

    Politics PIGB yet to get to Buhari’s desk — a week after passage - The Cable News

    The euphoria that accompanied the passage of the harmonised Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) by the national assembly on March 28 is taking a knock. TheCable Petrobarometer understands that it could take up to three weeks for the bill to be presented to President Muhammadu Buhari for...
  11. Kayode Falayi

    Entertainment #BBNaija: Nigerian lady blasts Cee-C, calls her a Psycopath -

    A Nigerian lady has come out to say the most inhumane thing about BBNaija housemate, Cee-C. It doesn’t come as a surprise to us when people have the ruthless of things to say to Big Brother Naija housemate, Cee-C. Click here to read more
  12. Kayode Falayi

    Metro I can’t cope with two wives, Man tells court - Vanguard News

    A 39-year-old businessman, Mr Olasunkanmi Yusuf, on Friday told an Igando Customary Court in Lagos that he could no longer marry his wife for abandoning their matrimonial home. Olasunkanmi, while responding to a divorce suit filed by Beatrice, his wife of five years, said that Beatrice...
  13. Kayode Falayi

    Politics 19 Northern Pastors To Buhari: We Will Expose Our Colleagues Working Against You - The Daily Times

    The Arewa Pastors Non-denominational Initiative for Peace in Nigeria has vowed to expose the pastors working against President Muhammadu Buhari. John Richard, leader of the group said this when he led a delegation to the presidential villa in Abuja on Thursday. He said among members of the...
  14. Kayode Falayi

    Metro Mop-Up: Police recover 84 arms, ammunition in Kaduna - News

    The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Austin Iwar, stated this at a media briefing in Kaduna. Iwar said that the recovered arms comprised 20 AK-47 rifles, 42 dane guns, 15 pump action guns, four locally-made pistols and three revolver guns. Also recovered, according to him, are three...
  15. Kayode Falayi

    Entertainment Kiss Daniel in search of fan who returned N14m diamond necklace - Vanguard News

    Nigerian singer Kiss Daniel is in search of a fan who handed back a very valuable diamond chain during his performance. An estimate put the value of the diamond at N14million, about $39,000. The fan who apparently stood on the front row at a concert in Lagos, in which Kiss Daniel featured, saw...
  16. Kayode Falayi

    Metro Saraki decries Offa bank robbery, urges suspects’ arrest - The Punch News

    President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has described the coordinated bank robbery in Offa, Kwara State, which left several persons dead and injured as “a despicable act committed by cruel individuals.” In a post on his Facebook page, Saraki said he and Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed discussed the...
  17. Kayode Falayi

    Entertainment #BBNaija: 4 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Rico Swavey - Information Nigeria News

    Big Brother Naija housemate, Rico Swavey, is one of the least talked about housemates in the #DoubleWahala BBNaija house. Although Swavey, is up for possible eviction this week, he would only triumph if his fans vote well enough. Click here to read more
  18. Iroka Chinedu

    Metro Lagos leading way to reducing waste, increasing productivity ―Ambode - Tribune news

    Lagos State governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on thursday said the state has led the way in reducing waste while increasing productivity, pointing out that the gain was partly the result of the extensive investments in knowledge and skills by his administration. Governor Ambode disclosed this...
  19. Iroka Chinedu

    Metro Gunmen kill a village head, 7 others in Kaduna - Tribune news

    Gunmen have killed a Village Head and 7 others in two separate attacks that occurred in Chikun and Jema’a local government areas of Kaduna State. Click here to read more
  20. Iroka Chinedu

    Metro ‘Politicians more dangerous than Boko Haram, herdsmen’ – Cardinal Okogie - Dailypost Ng

    Archbishop Emeritus of Lagos, Anthony Cardinal Okogie, yesterday, wrote Nigerians, speaking on the greatest problem of the masses. According to the cleric, politicians were more harmful to Nigerians than the incessant attacks by Boko Haram and Fulani herdsmen. Click here to read more